Found April 11, 2013 on Crystal Ball Run:
(Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports) As Alabama gets set to begin an unprecedented third straight BCS title run this spring, one of the scariest realities for the rest of college football is this: Despite winning a second straight championship in 2012, the Crimson Tide were actually one of the youngest teams in the country last year. Alabama had just 12 seniors on their 2012 roster. Still, despite their relative inexperience, Alabama still has plenty of holes to fill this spring. A slew of underclassmen left town along with those departed seniors, leaving gaps in the defensive backfield, along the defensive line and most importantly, on the offensive line. And it’s on the offensive line, where our focus is today. After looking at other position battles across college football, we now turn our attention to Title Town USA, where the Crimson Tide must replace three All-American quality starters up front.    Background: When the first conversations about a second straight...
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